20 Best Women History Podcasts

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The best Women History podcasts from thousands of podcasts on the web and ranked by traffic, social media followers & freshness.Learn more

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Women History Podcasts

Here are 20 Best Women History Podcasts worth listening to in 2023

1. New Books in Women's History

New Books in Women's History US
Discussions with scholars of women's history about their new books
7.3K 16K 1 episode / day Avg Length 53 min
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2. Wining About Herstory

Wining About Herstory Have you ever wondered where all of the women were in your history books? You're not alone! Join long time gal pals, Kelley & Emily, as they swap stor...ies about incredible women from history over a cheap bottle of wine. They take wining to a whole new level. Women's history has never been this tipsy!more
152 1.5K 822 1 episode / week Avg Length 90 min
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3. Her Half of History

Her Half of History St Louis, Missouri, US
Why don't women's clothes have more pockets? When and where did someone decide that men shouldn't wear skirts? How does a girl go about seizing contro...l of an evil empire? Did the Amazons really exist and why wasn't I born as one of them? In short, what have the women of the world been up to while not getting covered in the standard history books? I explore these and other questions in this thematic approach to women's history.more
44 1.1K 1 episode / week Avg Length 22 min
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4. Encyclopedia Womannica

Encyclopedia Womannica New York, US
Thinking back to our history classes growing up, we had one question: Where the ladies at? Enter, Encyclopedia Womannica. In just 5 minutes a day, lea...rn about different incredible women from throughout history. In Wonder Media Network's brand new podcast, we're telling the stories of women you may or may not know -- but definitely should.more
54.3K 3K 3 episodes / week Avg Length 6 min May 2019
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5. Women Worth Knowing

Women Worth Knowing Join us each week for a lively conversation between author Cheryl Brodersen and history teacher Jasmine Alnutt as they explore the lives of well-known...--and not so well-know--Christian women in history. Trust us these are definitely women worth knowing!more
7.4K 1 episode / week Avg Length 30 min
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6. She Builds Podcast

She Builds Podcast US
She Builds Podcast is a podcast about women in the design and construction industry throughout history. On it you will hear stories of the life, work,... struggles, and achievements of women architects. You should listen if you are interested in learning more about women's history and contribution to the building profession.more
137 479 4 episodes / month Avg Length 37 min
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7. Lady History

Lady History Lady History is the podcast where we cover the stories of the world's most iconic women. From ladies who saved the day to ladies who committed cri...mes. From women who broke barriers, to women who built them. We're covering the good, the bad, and the ugly of women's history.more
78 1 episode / month Avg Length 28 min
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8. What'sHerName

What'sHerName What'sHerName women's history podcast is hosted and produced by academic sisters Olivia Meikle and Katie Nelson. Committed to reclaiming forgo...tten history, What'sHerName tells the stories of fascinating women you've never heard of (but should have). Through compelling interviews with guest historians, writers, and scholars, Katie and Olivia bring to life the 'lost' women of history.more
768 6.1K 1 episode / week Avg Length 49 min
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9. BitchStory

BitchStory Badass Women in History.
1 episode / month Avg Length 47 min
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10. Women Making History

Women Making History Meet women you want to know in this five-minute podcast showcasing interesting and inspiring women. Bringing women's history out of the woodwork ...and beyond International Women's Day. Women Making History brings women's historic achievements to life every week. Find out about fascinating women who have dared to make a difference. Each week discover a woman who made history.more
2 episodes / quarter Avg Length 6 min
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11. Difficult Damsels

Difficult Damsels Difficult Damsels is an amateur podcast, brought to you by two ridiculous humans, that explores the difficult damsels throughout history who said 'f_c...k this' and broke out of their preordained roles as meek and obedient to be their most authentic selves. Your hosts Rachel and Kat delve into what it means to be a difficult damsel and just how these women changed history only to be labeled witch, mad, crazy because they dared to rise against societal and patriarchal norms and change their world!more
1 episode / month Avg Length 91 min
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12. Wicked Women: The Podcast

Wicked Women: The Podcast The nuances surrounding the women in this podcast were removed in exchange for a one-sided portrayal. Within Wicked Women: The Podcast, I do not attem...pt to excuse or condone the wrongs committed by these women, instead, the podcast looks at their overarching story and examines the origin of their negative legacy. Alongside a brief biographical overview of the woman, I will be incorporating interviews I have held with experts on the subject to provide multiple and diverse perspectives.more
143 3 episodes / quarter Avg Length 46 min
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13. Long may she reign

Long may she reign I created my podcast to give a voice to all the influential women in history books that never get a side of the story. Here you can learn about the li...ves of some of history's greatest women.more
1 episode / quarter Avg Length 38 min
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14. The History Chicks

The History Chicks Our goal is to introduce you to female characters in history, factual or fictional via our podcast and shownotes. The shownotes will give you a short ...look at the life of the person that we are discussing- basic facts and links to other sources to learn more. The podcast episodes will go into greater detail as we chat about the challenges, failures and successes, times, and all the juicy bits that we find interesting about the life of our subject.more
24.2K 10.4K 3 episodes / month Avg Length 97 min
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15. Women's History

Women's History Two friends telling the story of history's forgotten and erased women.
2 episodes / year Avg Length 51 min
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TOLD BY HER History of women. By women. For woman
8 episodes / year Avg Length 61 min
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17. Women Vs Everything

Women Vs Everything Women vs Everything is a women's history podcast focusing on individuals who overcame adversity in the face of oppression. In each episode Jess an...d Grace discuss a different badass woman from any period in history, exploring her life, achievements, and legacy as well as the historical and cultural contexts of the time and how they might have impacted the way women have and still do move through the world.more
105 1 episode / day Avg Length 65 min
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18. Women Who Went Before

Women Who Went Before Women Who Went Before is on a gynocentric quest into the ancient world. Join hosts Rebekah Haigh and Emily Chesley as they interview the world's t...op scholars and unearth the lives of women from the past. It's a history podcast and detective journey in one, sifting through texts and tropes to find the women who lived beneath.more
277 2 episodes / month Avg Length 52 min
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Women History Podcasters

Top Podcasters covering Women History. Get Spreadsheet.
Podcaster Name Email Podcast Link Total Episodes
iHeartPodcasts and Wonder Media Network encyclopedia-womannica.simplecast.com 57
New Books Network cms.megaphone.fm 55
Her Half of History buzzsprout.com 15
Cheryl Brodersen, Robin Gunn graciouswords.com 7
Kelly McClain & Smarty Pants Lisa anchor.fm 6
She Builds Podcast // Gābl Media shebuildspodcast.com 6
The History Chicks | Wondery thehistorychicks.com 6
Grace Beattie wickedwomenthepodcast.podbean.com 4
Ayden Fitzgerald anchor.fm 4
Chelsea Daniel, liz smith, liz kaplan, jenny kapla encyclopedia-womannica.simplecast.com 4
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